It's easy to reach Harwich Redoubt by rail. Hop on a train to Dovercourt, which is served by Greater Anglia services from Manningtree and Harwich Town. From Dovercourt it's just a 12-minute walk to Harwich Redoubt. Simply exit the station, and walk east. Turn right onto Station Road, then turn left onto the High Street and turn right onto Barrack Lane. Turn left again and you'll find the fort on your left.

A visit to Harwich Redoubt will transport you back in time - it's a great way to spend a day with the family. Wander into the grounds or simply admire the imposing walls from afar.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:40 - 12:50
Saturday 05:40 - 12:50
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.

Customer Service notes

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark operatorGreater Anglia
Car parking spaces8
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Outside station building
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Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Whole station is step free, except for entrance to ticket hall (2 steps)

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

Departures and arrivals from Dovercourt

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Dovercourt station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Harwich TownGreater Anglia09:191On time
to ManningtreeGreater Anglia09:281On time
to Harwich TownGreater Anglia10:191On time
to ManningtreeGreater Anglia10:281On time
to Harwich TownGreater Anglia11:191On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ManningtreeGreater Anglia09:191On time
from Harwich TownGreater Anglia09:281On time
from ManningtreeGreater Anglia10:191On time
from Harwich TownGreater Anglia10:281On time
from ManningtreeGreater Anglia11:191On time

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